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Community recipe: "Abed is Batman now" granola

"Abed is Batman now." Every time I think of that line from Community, I giggle. Honestly. The very idea of using a one-line personalized autograph from Christian Bale to endorse Abed as the new...

St. Patrick's Day recipes and the best places to party

Nine great St. Patrick's Day recipes and the top five places to celebrate after Celtfest 2012.

Liver-loving recipes for health

If you're worried that alcohol may have damaged your liver, try these wonderful recipes that will help nourish your body back to health.

Meringue kisses, the perfect Valentine's Day dessert

Need a really quick, easy, Valentine's day dessert? Whip up a batch of delicate meringue kisses with this simple recipe.

Easy cheesy muffins

With just four ingredients and 15 minutes you can make the easiest and tastiest cheese muffins.

Spinach, kale, rapini: new greens for the new year

New year, new greens, here's an easy way of incorporating more great vegetables into your diet in 2012.

The best Christmas sugar cookies

Looking for the best Christmas Sugar Cookies recipe? Look no further. This simple sugar cookie recipe will make the tastiest and crispiest cookies you've ever tasted.

Great tasting recipes to help fight off depression, acne, stress and insomnia

Four great juice recipes and advice for fighting: Acne, Stress, Insomnia and Depression

Fight the bad weather with Vitamin C: Three easy recipes

Fatigue fighter extraordinaire.

Halloween party recipes for the un-dead

Learn how to make a zombie meatloaf hand, a lychee eyeball martini, and eerie graveyard pudding cups.